Global Forest Watch Map Recording Tree Loss in "Real Time" - NaturPhilosophie
A Watchful Eye on the Global Forest A new global monitoring system Global Forest Watch has been launched that promises "near real-time" information on deforestation around the World. GFW uses information from hundreds of millions of satellite images, as well as data from people on the ground. Despite a greater global awareness of the impacts of deforestation, the scale of forest loss remains significant.